Watch: The economic crisis and the pandemic
UVA experts Robert Bruner, David Leblang, and David Smith discuss the economic consequences of the COVID-19 crisis
Presidential dos and don'ts during natural disasters
Trump can learn from past presidential approaches to natural cataclysms
Lessons on wrangling candidates
From Jim Lehrer, the masterful moderator of presidential debates
FDR's first fireside chat: the banking crisis
The president explained how banks worked to forestall further panic
Presidential Resources for Teachers
The Miller Center offers a variety of materials to help teachers bring history alive while schools are closed
The developing economic crisis and the pandemic
The Miller Center's Robert Bruner and David Leblang partner with David Smith from UVA's McIntire School of Commerce to discuss the economic consequences of the COVID-19 crisis
Is coronavirus the final Trump crisis?
Miller Center Director William Antholis ponders the effects of coronavirus on Trump's popularity in The Hill
Governing, the economy, and coronavirus
Barbara Perry joins WNYC's Politics with Amy Walter to discuss the role of presidents during crises
The presidential crisis leadership of John F. Kennedy
Marc Selverstone is interviewed on The Public Morality podcast
Secret White House Tapes
LBJ orders some new Haggar pants
President Johnson called the Haggar clothing company to order some new pants, providing specific (and sometimes graphic) instructions on how they should be customized for him
"Some fool thing"
14 months before Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Roosevelt ruminates on the growing crisis in the East
Nixon on Jews in the federal government
Nixon orders his chief of staff to "see what we can do about" Jews in the federal government.
The First Year Project: Infrastructure
He was the first and (so far) the only President of the United States to resign the office
He just moved up in historians' rankings, to fifth-best president in the nation's history
Critical insights for the nation's governance
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